Min Li Chan an essayist and technologist based in Oakland, CA. Her writing has appeared in The Yale Review, The Point Magazine, and BuzzFeed, among other places, and has been supported by the BuzzFeed Emerging Writers Fellowship, the Tin House Summer Workshop, and the Sewanee Writers' Conference. She is one of five finalists for Farrar, Straus & Giroux's inaugural FSG Writer's Fellowship.

Min Li holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University and an MFA in Creative Writing and MA in English from Northwestern University. She has worked in Silicon Valley on projects ranging from cloud computing laptops to self-driving cars, and is currently Senior Product Director at New_ Public. Min Li was born and raised in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. She is represented by Matt McGowan at Frances Goldin Literary Agency.


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